OSHA estimates an average of 101 fatalities and 94,570 injuries occur annually due to unsafe powered industrial truck operation. According to 2008 data from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number one cause of lift truck related work fatalities is pedestrians being struck by the vehicle. The second leading fatal event associated with lift trucks is when the vehicle overturns (tips over).
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